Box of glass lantern slides, early twentieth century
87 glass lantern slides (82 x 82mm.), including some published by George Washington Wilson, and Newton & Co., housed in a wooden box with hinged lid, metal clasps and catches, some wear
The images include architecture, religious sites, street scenes and views in and around Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Hebron, and the Kedron valley, together with some group portraits.
Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.
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